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    Toby Dammit (1968)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Toby Dammit (1968) 4.5.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 24:20 — Notes — Toby Dammit is available on The Criterion Channel as Spirits of the Dead (1968). “No One Here Gets Out Alive: Federico…

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    Les Diabolique (1955)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Les Diabolique (1955) 3.15.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 22:29 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Les Diabolique this week. “Clouzot, Henri-Georges” by Fiona Watson on Senses of Cinema —…

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    Beetlejuice (1988)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Beetlejuice (1988) 3.8.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 17:00 — Notes — Burton on Burton [2nd Edition] Edited by Mark Salisbury “Burton, Tim” by Ben Andac — Here’s the Senses of Cinema great director profile…

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    Men in Black (1997)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Men in Black (1997) 3.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 14:43 — Notes — Alienhood: Citizenship, Exile, and the Logic of Difference by Katarzyna Marciniak — This is a fantastic book about the…

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    Starship Troopers (1997)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Starship Troopers (1997) 2.22.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 17:40 — Notes — The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms & Literary Theory by J. A. Cuddon — This book’s a very helpful resource…

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    Un Chien Andalou (1929)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Un chien andalou (1929) 2.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary #1 begins at 29:00 Commentary #2 begins at 49:02 — Notes — Un chien andalou (1929) — Here’s the link to the version we watched online.…

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    Destroy All Monsters (1968)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Destroy All Monsters (1968) 2.7.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 9:48 — Notes — The Kaiju Film: A Critical Study of Cinema’s Biggest Monsters by Jason Barr — This is the book we…

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    Watership Down (1978)

     This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Watership Down (1978) 2.1.19 Players: Austin, Maxx Commentary begins at 11:38 — Notes — “Watership Down director explains why the Netflix version is less bloody” by James Hibberd on Entertainment Weekly We watched the…